Danny Smith drives the #9 Modified Class
car. His home track is Macon Speedway but he can also be found
racing at Farmer City Raceway. His lives in Argenta, IL.
Team members helping Danny are:
Jackie Smith, Ed Beasley, Chris Layton, Luke Force, Brandon Poling.
Nyssa Richards is the car owner.
Danny started racing in the Bomber Class
at Macon Speedway because he grew up helping his Uncle with his
Sportsman Class car. His first win was in '96 in the Bomber Class
at Macon Speedway. Career highlights include Top 10 two years in a
row in the Points at Macon Speedway his first and second year racing,
his first win in Modified late in the '90's, first Feature win in '10 at
Macon Speedway, Top 10 in Points that past 3 years in Modified and '11
The thrill of racing for Danny is family
and friends. His most exciting racing moment was his first Feature
win starting 20th and powered to the front and winning Track
Championship in '11 at Macon Speedway. He's most proud that his
kids are following in his footsteps.
Danny's racing hero is Butch
Of racing, Danny says, "Go fast, turn
left! If you're not first, you're last!".